|PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
Originally part of Bashahr, but was taken from that state
by Raja Man Singh of Kullu in about 1703, but only
remained in his possession until his death in 1719, when
Bashahr regained possession. In 1803 it was seized by the
Gurkhas of Nepal but restored in 1815 to Raja Bikram Singh
of Kullu. When Kullu was annexed in 1841, Raja Thakur
Singh continued as titular Raja and Mian Jaggar Singh
remained in possession of Sangri. Rulers were......
- Raja BIKRAM SINGH,
Raja of Kullu -/1816,
married and had issue by a khawás lady. He
died spl in October 1816.
- Raja AJIT SINGH,
last independent Raja of Kullu 1816/1841, born 19th
December 1810, married 1stly, the Katochni Rani, she
adopted her nephew, Mian Hira Singh (see below),
married 2ndly, the Keonthali Rani, and had adoptive
issue. He died sp in September 1841 at Sangri.
- (A) Rai Mian
Hira Singh (qv)
- Thakur RANBIR SINGH,
Raja of Kullu 1841/1842, died young in 1842.
- Thakur JAGAT SINGH
[Mian Jaggar Singh], Thakur of Sangri 1842/1876,
fourth son of Raja Pritam Singh of Kullu, overlooked in the
succession after the death of Raja Ajit Singh, due to
his being blind, his eldest son was chosen instead, he
remained in possession of Sangri when Kullu was
annexed in 1846, married and had issue. He died 1876.
- Thakur Ranbir Singh (see above)
- Rai Mian Hira Singh (qv)
- Mian Sansar Singh, born 1851, married and had
issue, four sons.
- Mian Lal Singh, born 1872.
- Mian Keshri Singh, born 1888.
- Mian Zalam Singh
- Mian Karam Singh
- Mian Hari Singh [Pratap Singh]
- Rai Mian HIRA SINGH,
Rai of Sangri 1876/1927, born 24th February 1849, he
succeeded by adoption, on 30th September 1876 (#1), he was adopted by the
Senior Rani of Raja Ajit Singh and succeeded to her
jagir of Seoraj on her death; Honorary Magistrate and
Honorary Sub-Judge; he was granted the title of Rai as
a hereditary distinction in 1887; he was rewarded with
the life jagir of Kothi Siri Garh and the
Kaiser-i-Hind, 1st Class; married 1stly, a Rani from
Mandi, married 2ndly, another Rani from Mandi (sister
of the first), and had issue. He died 15th March 1927.
- Kanwar Dharam Singh, born 1882.
- Rai Mian Raghubir Singh (by 1st Rani) (qv)
- Kanwar Shyam Singh (by 2nd Rani), born 1909,
married 1stly, Kumari Padam Prabha, daughter of
Kanwar Diwan Singh of Suket,
married 2ndly, Kumari Tiwawati, daughter of
Baragaon, and had issue. He died 1961.
- Kumari Chandra Kala, married Thakur Swarup Chand
from Kangra, and had issue.
- Rai Mian Digvijay Singh (qv)
- Kumari Sita Devi, married Rana Surendra Singh of
- Kanwar Virbhadra Singh, born in July 1947,
married Kanwarani Bhuvaneshwari from Baghal
(Arki), and has issue.
- Kumari Rajeshwari Devi
- Kanwar Ram Singh
- Rajkumari Laxmi Devi [Rani Laxmi Devi of Baghal],
married Raja Surinder Singh of Baghal, and had issue,
- Kumari (name unknown), married Raja Padam
Singh of Bashahr.
- Kumari (name unknown), married a Kanwar
Saheb of Nalagarh.
- Rai Mian RAGHUBIR
SINGH, Rai of Sangri 1927/1962, born 27th
September 1906, Honorary Magistrate and Honorary
Sub-Judge; married 1stly, Rani Saraswati Kumari,
daughter of Rana Jai Singh of Kotkhai, and his wife,
Rani Kamla Devi, married 2ndly, Rani Sharda Devi,
daughter of Thakur Amog Chand of Khaneti., [?married
3rdly, Rani Chitra Kumari, daughter of Kanwar
Mangal Singh of Koti,
and his wife, Kanwarani Padmawati], [?married 4thly,
Rani Krishna Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Indar Singh of
Koti, and his
wife, Kanwarani Sita Devi]. He died sp in
- Rai Mian DIGVIJAY
SINGH, Rai of Sangri 1962/1990, born 1955,
married Rani Dayavati Kumari, daughter of Thakur
Pratap Singh of Kotgarh, and had issue, two daughters.
He died 1990.
- Kumari Samriti Kumari
- Kumari Samridhi Kumari